Yong Peng Tourism

Yong Peng (Chinese: 永平) is a town in Batu Pahat District, Johor, Malaysia. It has an area of 1911.6 hectares with an estimated population of 29,046. Yong Peng has two main interchanges on North-South Expressway including north to Kuala Lumpur and south to Johor Bahru. Slightly more than half of the local residents are of Chinese origin; whose forefathers migrated from southern China in the 1880s. The rest are Malays and Indians who mainly reside in the surrounding Yong Peng areas. Other than Malay, the other main language used is Mandarin with an accent strongly influenced by the Fuzhou and Hokkien Dialects. Due to perceived lack of economy opportunity, most of the younger generation choose to leave Yong Peng after completing secondary education and migrate to bigger cities (e.g. Batu Pahat, Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur, Klang etc.). Some even travel further and settle in foreign countries for work. Those who remain mostly work in the plantation sector (especially rubber, palm oil and cocoa), light industry (especially garments) or the supporting services (banking, education, retails etc.) Chinese make up the majority of the population at 60% followed by the Malays at 32%, Indians at 7%.

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Explore popular vacation packages for Yong Peng, Malaysia and kick-start your vacation planning for free. When planning a trip to Yong Peng, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Johor Bahru. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Johor Bahru for its bountiful attractions like Legoland Malaysia, Dataran Bandaraya Johor Bahru, Danga Bay on your trip to Yong Peng. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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    • Climate Index 56.24 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Yong Peng

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 47.7 USD

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